ALTAVISTA, Va., Feb. 14, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Pinnacle Bankshares Corporation (the “Company”) (OTCQX:PPBN), the one-bank holding company for First National Bank (the “Bank”), announced today that its Board of Directors declared a cash dividend of $0.10 per share on February 13, 2018 payable March 9, 2018 to shareholders of record as of February 23, 2018.
The cash dividend is equal to the $0.10 per share paid to shareholders last quarter and marks the twenty-second consecutive quarter that a dividend has been declared. Pinnacle previously released its fourth quarter and 2017 earnings on February 5, 2018 indicating increased core net income for the ninth consecutive year.
“We experienced solid core earnings growth during 2017, enabling us to continue our quarterly cash dividend and maintain a sufficient capital base to support future growth,” stated Aubrey H. Hall, III, President and Chief Executive Officer for both the Company and the Bank.
Pinnacle Bankshares Corporation is a locally managed community banking organization based in Central Virginia. The one-bank holding company of First National Bank serves an area consisting primarily of all or portions of the Counties of Campbell, Pittsylvania, Bedford, Amherst and the City of Lynchburg. The Company has a total of nine branches with two located in the Town of Altavista, where the Bank was founded. Other branch locations include Village Highway in Rustburg, Wards Road near the Lynchburg Regional Airport, Timberlake Road in Campbell County, South Main Street in the Town of Amherst, Old Forest Road and Odd Fellows Road in the City of Lynchburg and Forest Road in Bedford County. First National Bank is in its 110th year of operation.
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CONTACT: Pinnacle Bankshares Corporation, Bryan M. Lemley, 434-477-5882 or email@example.com